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Christian Walters
El Cerrito, CA
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Three were convicted in a Paris court this week on anti-gay hate speech charges for tweeting "#brûlonslesgayssurdu", which approximately translates as, "let's burn the gays" in August 2013. Comité Idaho brought the case to court on grounds of inciting hatred... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Towleroad
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Well this is different. According to TVNewser CNN has plans to create a politics-themed quiz show, blocking and testing of which took place this week at CNN's New York studios. The show will be a quiz-style show evidently in the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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And the trend of punishing children for the behaviors/beliefs/orientations of their parents continues. Davidson Academy, a non-denominational school in Nashville, TN had agreed to meet with Brian Copeland and give him a tour of the school where he wished to... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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With legal gay marriage sweeping the nation, some companies are revisiting how they administer couples benefits to their employees, and the decision reached is: tie the knot. “We’re bringing our benefits in line, making them consistent with what we do... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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How small is an atom? Very, very small. 500,000 stacked end-to-end would cross the diameter of a single human hair. So small that if all of the "empty space" that comprises over 99% of an atom's volume were removed, the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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Gays can legally marry in most states, and this is why an anonymous father and daughter in New York are planning to get married. Or so goes the logic of sentient bloviating mass that names itself Rush Limbaugh: Do you... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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In a lengthy interview with The Advocate Sir Patrick Stewart speaks about his upcoming film Match, including a few discussions about sex that film's material bring up, such as his character Tobi expressing his love for going down on a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Towleroad
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In the ongoing case of Saks Fifth Avenue claiming that it has the right to discriminate against transgender employees, the Human Rights Campaign and National Center for Lesbian Rights have followed up the formal refutation of Saks' motion to dismiss... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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The New Kids on the Block are hitting the road with their The Main Event tour, accompanied by special guests TLC and Nelly. To kick off the event, DJ Earworm has done what he does best and put together a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Nebraskan senators have introduced bills regarding equal employment, second parent adoption, foster parent legislation, and discrimination protections for LGBT individuals, furthering their rights within the state. On Wednesday, a large crowd gathered at the state capitol to show their support... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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On ABC's Modern Family, Eric Stonestreet and Jesse Tyler Ferguson play the neurotic-yet-devoted gay couple of Cam and Mitchell, respectively. Off-set the dynamic is still familial, but less like spouses and more like siblings, complete with obnoxious pranks. Speaking on... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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If you're unfamiliar with One Million Moms, it's a conservative watchdog group ostensibly formed for the purpose of protecting impressionable children from inappropriate themes, messages, and imagery in mass media. In practice, it's a collection of wingnut anti-gay scolds who... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Towleroad
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Gay issues in Egypt have been cropping up a fair bit lately, with the country itself devoting a large amount of its news coverage to explicitly reporting the anti-gay angle. According to Ibrahim Monsour, editor-in-chief of a leading Egyptian liberal... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Towleroad
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Attempting to cling to relevance for his probable upcoming presidential run, former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee called into question the Obamas' parental judgment in an interview with People that was published last week, highlighting the (false) dichotomy of Barack... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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My Night With Reg is a classic AIDS-themed comedy production by Kevin Elyot that has been making the rounds since 1994. For the 20th anniversary a new poster was produced, featuring actor Lewis Reeve's hanging buns, partially obscured by David... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Towleroad
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Another one for the "Well OBVIOUSLY" files: Fox's Shepard Smith addressed the Supreme Court's decision to review the Sixth Circuit gay marriage cases Friday and, while speaking with Wall Street Journal editor John Bussey, pointed out a very uncomfortable truth:... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2015 at Towleroad
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In another case for the "Well OBVIOUSLY" files, former vice-president of ex-gay group Exodus International Randy Thomas has come out of the closet. In a post on his personal blog, Thomas makes it explicit: I have read many stories of... Continue reading
Posted Jan 15, 2015 at Towleroad
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For the past several years Kathy Griffin and Anderson Cooper have hosted the New Year's Eve broadcast from Times Square, but last week she dished to David Letterman about her menage a trois dinner before the broadcast that also included... Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Towleroad
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In November 2012 Los Angeles County passed Measure B, which was directed at porn production in the county and required, among other things, that porn actors wear condoms during intercourse. A subsequent attempt to spread the mandate statewide with AB... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at Towleroad
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We all know that Catholic League's Bill Donohue is a bloviating mass of bigotry, a fact accented by his even viler than usual commentary on the attack on Paris' Charlie Hebdo satirical newspaper. Last Thursday he went onto Hugh Hewitt's... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at Towleroad
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With AMC's Breaking Bad now over, the creators have embarked on telling a new spinoff story of small-time lawyer Saul Goodman in Better Call Saul. With Bob Odenkirk reprising his role as the titular Saul, the show takes place six... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at Towleroad
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TLC's depressing My Husband's Not Gay reality show debuts this Sunday, but if you want an early look you can catch a sneak peek video wherein couple Jeff and Tanya attempt to rationalize Jeff's homosexuality by re-labeling it as SSA..."same-sex... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2015 at Towleroad
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Last September a trio of horrible people were arrested on charges of assaulting a gay couple in Center City, Philadelphia, resulting in the hospitalization of the gay couple. Due to lack of LGBT protections in Pennsylvania the assailants cannot be... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2015 at Towleroad
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The title pretty much says it all: these are men and women failing so hard that even the most sedentary couch potato would have to gawk and ask, "Do you even lift?" Grab a protein shake and watch the tragedy... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2015 at Towleroad
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You know how it goes: everybody loves the nice guy and he does great things, but when it comes down to it he's the expendable employee, the less-desirable boyfriend, the guy you can leave off your invite list. That's the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2015 at Towleroad